HOLYER AN GOF PUBLISHERS' AWARDS FOR 2015

The following Awards were made at the Presentation Evening at Waterstones Bookshop in Truro on Tuesday 14th July, 2015

Holyer an Gof Cup - Overall Winning Publication in 2015

AWARDED TO:

Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture, XI, Early Cornish Sculpture

Right: AnnPreston-Jones with the Grand Bard Maureen Fuller and Andrew Langton

Holyer Cup 15

Published by:

Oxford University Press/British Academy

Authors:

Ann Preston-Jones & Elisabeth Okasha

Early english Sculpture

The Cornish Literary Guild Salver - 2015

Awarded by The Cornish Literary Guild for outstanding authorship

CLG Salver

Published by:

Granta Publications (Granta books)

Accepted (left) by Andrew Forster, manager of Waterstones, on behalf of Granta Publications, from Ann Trevenen Jenkin

Rising Ground

AWARDED TO:

Philip Marsden

FOR:

Rising Ground: A Search for the Spirit of Place

Kowethas an Yeth Kernewek Cup - 2015

Awarded by Kowethas an Yeth Kernewek for original work or translation into Cornish

AWARDED TO:

Ray Edwards & Tony Hak (Translated from Lewis Carroll's original work )

Right: Roger Courtney, Publications Officer of Kesva an Yeth Kernewek

Kowethas Cup

For:

Alys y'n Vro a Varthusyon ha Der an Gweder-Mires

Published by:

Kesva an Taves Kernewek

Alys

Gorsedh Kernow - Ann Trevenen Jenkin Cup - 2015

Given by Gorsedh Kernow in recognition of Ann Trevenen Jenkin's work in setting up and running the Holyer an Gof Awards for sixteen years. This cup is awarded for authorship in the class for Childrens and Young Adults

For:

A-Z of Cornwall Series - What we love about Cornwall

Published by:

Redruth School / St Austell Printing Co.

 

Cornwall A-Z

 

AWARDED TO:

Redruth School

Year 7 pupils

Presented by the Grand Bard Maureen Fuller and Ann Trevenen Jenkin.

Accepted by Redruth School Year 7 students and teachers Sarah Mottart and Tracey Mackellar.

 

ATJ Cup

 

 

The Waterstones Award - 2015

Given to an author selected by the Manager and Staff of Waterstones Bookshop, Truro

AWARDED TO:

Philip Marsden

Rising Ground

 

 

 

 

For:

Rising Ground: A Search for the Spirit of Place

Published by:

Granta Publications (Granta books)

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CLASS 1 - Lyvrow Kernewek - ( Cornish Language Books )

Class 1.0 - Lyvrow yn Kernewek rag dyskas - (Cornish Language Books for Teaching(

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WINNER

 

Cornish This Way

Holyewgh an Lergh Book II

by: Graham Sandercock

Published by:

Kesva an Taves Kernewek

Accepted by Roger Courtney, Publications Officer of Kesva an Yeth Kernewek.

NOMINATIONS

Geryow Gwir: The Lexicon of Revised Cornish

Published by:

Evertype

Author:

Nicholas Williams

Geryow Gwir

Jago Dictionary

An English-Cornish Dictionary

Published by:

Cambridge University Press

Author:

Frederick W. P. Jago

Class 1.1 - Lyvrow yn Kernewek rag fleghes - ( Cornish Language Books for Children )

WINNER

Briallen ha'n Alyon

by: Steve Harris

Published by:

Ors Sempel

Briallen

 

Briallion

Accepted by

Steve Harris

 

NOMINATED

Alys y'n Vro a Varthusyon ha Der an Gweder-Mires

by:

Lewis Carroll ( Translated by: Ray Edwards & Tony Hak )

Published by:

Kesva an Taves Kernewek

Alys

Class 1.2 - Lyvrow yn Kernewek rag tevesigyon ha tevesigesow - ( Cornish Language Books for Adults )

Tintin: An Ynys Dhu

by: Herge & translated by:

Mark Trevethan

Published by:

Dalen Kernow

Tintin

WINNER

 

TinTin

Accepted by the publisher:

Alun Ceri Jones.

NOMINATIONS

An Hobys, po An Fordh Dy ha Tre Arta

Published by:

Evertype

Author:

Nicholas Williams

An Hobys

Tredden yn scath

Tredden in Scath (Heb Gwil Mencyon a'n Ky)

Published by:

Evertype

Author:

Nicholas William

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CLASS 2 - Books for Children and Young Adults

A-Z of Cornwall Series - What we love about Cornwall

Published by:

Redruth School /

St Austell Printing Co.

 

Cornwall A-Z

 

WINNER

Redruth School

Year 7 pupils

NOMINATIONS

The Golden Sword

The Camelot Inheritance

Book 1

Golden Swaord

Written and

published

by:

Rosie Morgan

Time Smugglers

The Time Smugglers

The Camelot Inheritance

Book 2

Percy Pengelly and the wibble-wobble

 

  Percy

Published by:

Serpentine Design

Authors:

Jenny Steele Scolding & Andy McPherson

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CLASS 3 - Adult Fiction

Nasty Pasty

Nasty Pasty

Written and

published by:

Jon Cleave

WINNER

Accepted by Jon Cleave.

Nasty Pasty

NOMINATIONS

The Returning Tide

Published by:

Matador

Author:

Julia Sokota

 

Returning tide

Exposed to all vallanies

Exposed to All Villainies

Published by:

Boswell Book Publishing

Author:

S J Haxton

 

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CLASS 4 - Poetry & Drama

There were no Nominations in this class this year

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CLASS 5 - Non-fiction

Class 5.0 - Non-Fiction - History, Language and Creative Arts

 

 

RECIPIENT

of the

CORNISH LITERARY GUILD SALVER 2015

and the

WATERSTONES AWARD

Rising Ground

 

WINNER

Rising Ground: A Search for the Spirit of Place

by: Philip Marsden

Published by:

Granta Publications (Granta books)

NOMINATIONS

Other side of Eden

The Other Side of Eden

Published by:

Footsteps Press

Author:

Jonathan Ball

Free Spirits

Free Spirits - Jane & Tony O'Malley

Published by:

The St Ives Printing & Publishing Co.

Author:

Marion Whybrow

 

Laws of the Duchy

 

An Introduction to the Laws of the Duchy of Cornwall, the Isles of Scilly, and Devon

Published by:

Evertype

Author:

John Kirkhope

 

 

Class 5.1 - Non-Fiction - Marine, Industrial Heritage and the Environment

The Maritime History of Cornwall

Published by:

University of Exeter Press

Authors:

Philip Payton, Alston Kennerley & Helen Does

Cornish Maritime history

WINNER

Accepted by Helen Doe and Alston Kennerley.

Maritime history

NOMINATIONS

The Cornish Fishing Industry

Published by:

Amberley Publishing

Author:

John McWilliams

Cornish fishing Industry

Pilchards

Remains of the Pilchard Fishing Industry of St Ives and West Cornwall

Published by:

St Ives Archive

Author:

John Ferguson (Dr.)

Class 5.2 - Non-Fiction - in which illustrations predominate

Salt of the Earth

WINNER

Accepted by David and Jan Penprase.

 

Salt of the Earth

Salt of the Earth

Published by:

D & J Publishing

Authors:

David & Jan Penprase

NOMINATIONS

Heligan History Centenary Edition

Remembering Lost Men

Published by:

Heligan Gardens Ltd.

Author:

Candy Smit

Heligan history

A Cornish Pomona

Written & published by:

James Evans

&

Mary Martin.

Cornish Pomona

RECIPIENT

of the

HOLYER AN GOF CUP

2015

 

Early cornish Sculpture

Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture,

XI, Early Cornish Sculpture

Published by:

Oxford University Press/British Academy

Authors:

Ann Preston-Jones & Elisabeth Okasha

 

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CLASS 6 - Booklets

Bal Maidens

WINNER

Accepted by Lynne Mayers.

Bal Maidens

Bal Maidens of the St Just Peninsula

Written by:

Lynne Mayers

Published by:

Blaize Bailey Books

NOMINATIONS

Mazed Tales (Traditional Tales from South East Cornwall)

Published by:

Tyskennow Kernow

Author:

Anna Chorlton

Mazed Tales

J St Agnes 19

The Journal of the St Agnes Museum Trust No. 19

Published by:

St Agnes Museum Trust

Edited by:

Peter Thomas

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